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Austin Firm Wins $7.1 Additional Modification For Djibouti Diner
Austin Firm Wins $7.1 Additional Modification For Djibouti Diner | Camp Lemmonier, Djibouti, Horn of Africa, Naval Expeditionary, Coalition force, aust_txbz,

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Texas Business reports:  An Austin firm won a $7.1 million contract modification for building a dining room at a Djibouti camp installation, the U.S. Department of Defense announced.

The change increases the total contract to $46.9 million.

RS-IAP LLC of Austin received a $7,130,000 cost-plus-award-fee modification to increase the maximum dollar value of an order a previously awarded multiple award construction contract for the design and construction of a dining facility with installation of all required furniture, fixtures and equipment at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti.

Camp Lemonnier is a United States Naval Expeditionary Base at Djibouti's Djibouti-Ambouli International Airport and home to the Combined Joint Task Force - Horn of Africa of the U.S. Africa Command.   It now serves as the location from which U.S.and Coalition forces operate in the Horn of Africa.

After award of this modification to the Austin company, the total cumulative task order value will be $46,984,493. 

Work will be performed in Djibouti, Africa, and is expected to be completed by November 2011. 

Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. 

The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Europe Africa Southwest Asia, Naples, Italy handled the contract.